Technology transforms people's lives. From mitigating poverty to simplifying processes, ending corruption to providing better services, Technology is omnipresent. It has become the single-most important instrument of human progress.
In a democracy, dynasty politics is wrong. We need to free the state and nation from it.
The basis of democracy is tolerance to criticism. If you can't face criticism, if you can't accept it, then you cannot guard democracy, you are not eligible for it.
If your education is not enough, experience will teach you lessons.
Hard work never brings fatigue. It brings satisfaction
The respect that I have got is not for Narendra Modi or the PM of India. It is respect for the people of India.
Our identity in the world must change from Scam India to Skill India.
In this era, I-ways are as essential as Highways...We need both Information Ways and Highways.
It is our social responsibility as citizens of India to help fulfil Gandhiji's vision of Clean India, by his 150th birth anniversary in 2019.
For you I am neither the PM or CM. Our bond is a bond of affection and I am your sevak.
We would like a stable policy framework, and whatever incentives and tax structures are there should be made known to investors upfront. There should be credibility, clarity and continuity in both policy formulation and its implementation.
Parents give birth; the Guru gives life. These life-givers are the soul of the magnificent building. The school building which the government can construct is like the body, but the teachers are the soul.
India is committed to strong armed forces, well-equipped with modern arms & technology!
Gujarat is all about Trade with Tradition, Commerce with Culture, Enterprise with Entertainment and Development with Disaster management.
Technology is central to Development. It touches one and all, and is an important instrument of our national progress.
If I am judged for my work, many myths about me as an autocrat or otherwise would become clearer. I feel false propaganda will not last, and truth will ultimately prevail.
A good government is one with many information channels, those that give real-time information.
If our country has to reach its economic goals, it cannot happen with half its population shut behind doors.
Leave at night and you reach Australia next morning. But it took 28 years for an Indian PM to come to Australia!
E-governance is the only way to move from good governance to proactive pro-people good governance (P2G2).
International Yoga Day is a reflection of the largest knowledge based peoples' movement the world has ever seen.
I doubt anyone else would have travelled as extensively as I have to meet the citizens of the country.
While 1857 was about 'Swaraj ki ladai', the 2014 elections would be about 'Surajya ki ladai'.
France and Germany have the manufacturing and skill base which is useful to us. France is our dependable strategic partner.
Even after so many decades of Independence there are 18,500 villages in India which do not have electricity. We affirm our commitment to provide electricity to all those villages that do not have electricity.
Mere good governance is not enough; it has to be pro-people and pro-active. Good governance is putting people at the center of development process.
The pace at which people are taking to digital technology defies our stereotypes of age, education, language and income.
Social media is reducing social barriers. It connects people on the strength of human values, not identities.
I am proud to be from an ideology. Our ideology is that the Nation is bigger than party. We will live and die for the nation. Our ideology is not about aspiring for posts, it's based of sacrifice.
What we teach our children is that earth is your mother that provides; she's a giver. So, please first ask forgiveness from the mother earth before you step on to it and cause it pain.